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- This amazed Nicholas and even made him regard Bolkonski's courtship skeptically.Book Seven — 1810-11 (7% in)
- Though some skeptics smiled when told of Berg's merits, it could not be denied that he was a painstaking and brave officer, on excellent terms with his superiors, and a moral young man with a brilliant career before him and an assured position in society.Book Six — 1808-10 (40% in)
- The old prince had changed in appearance only by the loss of a tooth, which left a noticeable gap on one side of his mouth; in character he was the same as ever, only showing still more irritability and skepticism as to what was happening in the world.Book Nine — 1812 (32% in)
- At first her intervention in the business of packing was received skeptically.Book Eleven — 1812 (31% in)
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